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Nagar: Iconography of Jaina Deities. 2 Volumes. Cloth

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  • Iconography of Jaina Deities. 2 Volumes. Cloth. ca. 22x28 cm
  • Shantilal Nagar
  • Volume 1: xxx, pages 1-367 with text and 80 figures. Volume 2: xxii, pages 368-510  with text and 8 figures, bibliography, index, 231 black-and-white plates, 36 colour plates

Nagar: Krsna: An Incarnation of Visnu

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  • Krsna: An Incarnation of Visnu. Hardback
  • Shantilal Nagar
  • viii, 130 pages, 1 illustration. 2006
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Nagar: Madhava Kandali Ramayana. Composed in Assamese by Sage Madhava Kandali, the great son of the soil in the fourteenth century AD. In 2 volumes, Cloth

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  • Madhava Kandali Ramayana. Composed in Assamese by Sage Madhava Kandali, the great son of the soil in the fourteenth century AD. In 2 volumes. Cloth
  • translated into English by Shanti Lal Nagar
  • Part 1: Adikanda, Ayodhyakanda, Aranyakanda, and Kiskindhakanda. xvii, 293 pages, index. Part 2: Sundarakanda, Lankakanda, and Uttarakanda. vii, 273 pages, index

Nagar: Miniature Paintings on The Holy Ramayana. Cloth

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  • Miniature Paintings on The Holy Ramayana. Cloth, ca. 23 x 28 cm
  • Shantilal Nagar
  • 268 pages, 127 colour plates. 2001

Nagar: Surya and Sun Cult. (In Indian Art, Culture, Literature and Thought). Cloth.

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  • Surya and Sun Cult. (In Indian Art, Culture, Literature and Thought). Cloth. 19x25 cm
  • by Shanti Lal Nagar
  • 99 black-white photo's on plates, xxiii, 448 pages text and some illustrations, bibliography, index. 1995.

Narayan: Flipside of Hindu Symbolism: Sociological and Scientific Linkages in Hinduism. Paperback

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  • Flipside of Hindu Symbolism: Sociological and Scientific Linkages in Hinduism. 2007
  • by M. K. V.  Narayan

Narayan: The Mahabharata. Pb

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  • The Mahabharata
  • R. K. Narayan. 2001 Paperback, 208 pages, line drawings, 198 x 129 mm
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      Nath: Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Buddhism. 3 volumes. Cloth.

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      • Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Buddhism. 3 volumes. Cloth.
      • Samir Nath
      • Volume 1: 264 pages. Volume 2: page 265-520. Volume 3: page 521-801 "a splendid work"

      Nelson: Purifying the Earthly Body of God. Religion and Ecology in Hindu India. American edition

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      • Purifying the Earthly Body of God. Religion and Ecology in Hindu India. American edition
      • edited by Lance E. Nelson
      • ix, 366 pages, with an index. 1998

      Neog: Early History of the Vaisnava Faith and Movement in Assam. Sankaradeva and His Times. Cloth

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      • Early History of the Vaisnava Faith and Movement in Assam. Sankaradeva and His Times. Cloth. 17x25cm.
      • Maheswar Neog
      • xx, 400 pages, fold-out map, bibliography, index

      Nakamura. Indian Buddhism. A Survey with Bibliographical Notes. Cloth

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      • Indian Buddhism. A Survey with Bibliographical Notes. Cloth
      • Hajime Nakamura
      • 423 pages. 1980, reprint 19489 etc., 2007

      New Cambridge History of India: 2.1. Bayly: Indian Society and the Making of the British Empire. Paperback

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      • Indian Society and the Making of the British Empire. Paperback
      • C.A. Bayly
      • 230 pages, bibliography, index, 5 maps. 1999

      New Cambridge History of India: 2.3. Grewal: The Sikhs of the Punjab. Paperback

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      • Sikhs of the Punjab. New Cambridge History of India: 2.3. Paperback
      • J.S. Grewal
      • 264 pages. 1994, 1995

      New Cambridge History of India: 3.1. Jones: Socio Religious Reform Movements in British India. Paperback

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      • Socio Religious Reform Movements in British India. Paperback
      • Kenneth W. Jones
      • 244 Pages, with glossary Indian terms, index. 1994, 1999

      New Cambridge History of India: 4.2. Forbes: Women in Modern India. Cloth

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      • Women in Modern India. New Cambridge History of India: 4.2 Cloth
      • Geraldine Forbes
      • 290 pages. 1996. In a compelling study of Indian women, Forbes considers their recent history from the nineteenth century under colonial rule to the twentieth century after Independence.

      Nhat Hanh, Levitt: The Heart of Understanding: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra. Paperback

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      • Heart of Understanding: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra. Paperback
      • by Thich Nhat Hanh and Peter Levitt
      • x, 54 pages. 2010
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      Nickel: Die Rückkehr des Buddha: Chinesische Skulpturen des 6. Jahrhunderts. Der Tempelfund von Qing Zhou. Gebunden

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      • Rückkehr des Buddha: Chinesische Skulpturen des 6. Jahrhunderts. Der Tempelfund von Qing Zhou. Katalog zur Ausstellung im Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, 2001, im Museum Rietberg, und in der Royal Academy of Arts. 30,5 cm. Gebunden
      • Herausgegeben von Lukas Nickel
      • 236 Seiten mit zahlreiche, meist farbigen, Abbildungen im Text und auf Tafeln. 2001

      Niharika: A Study of Stone Beads in Ancient India. Cloth

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      • Study of Stone Beads in Ancient India. Cloth, 18,5x25cm.
      • Niharika
      • 304 pages, bibliography, glossary, 20 pages with figures, 11 plates. 1993

      Nizami: On History and Historians of Medieval India. Cloth

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      • On History and Historians of Medieval India. Cloth
      • Khaliq Ahmad Nizami
      • 267 pages, bibliography and index. 1983. 1 copy in stock without dustcover, reduced price

      Nizami: Royalty in Medieval India. Cloth

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      • Royalty in Medieval India. Cloth
      • Khaliq Ahmad Nizami
      • 228 pages, bibliography and index. Covers the entire spectrum of the life of the Delhi Sultans from the harem to the battlefield

      Oddie: Religion in South Asia. Second revised and enlarged edition. Cloth

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      • Religion in South Asia. Religious Conversion and Revival Movements in South Asia in Medieval and Modern Times. Cloth
      • edited by G.A. Oddie
      • 272 pages. Second revised and enlarged edition, 1991

      O'Flaherty: Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts. Paperback

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      • Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts. Paperback
      • by Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty
      • xviii, 382 pages, 4 leaves of plates. 1982. Examines the conception of the relationship between men and women as expressed in the animal symbols and sexual metaphors of Hindu mythology

      Okada: Ajanta. Cloth

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      • Ajanta. Cloth, ca. 27x30cm
      • Text Amina Okada, Introduction André Bareau, Photographs Jean-Louis Nou
      • 216 pages, bibliography, numerous colour illustrations. 1996. I. Ajanta and Buddhism: 1. General view and plan of the site. II. The Buddhist paintings of Ajanta/Amina Okada...

      Oldenberg: Grihya Sutras, The. Rules of Vedic Domestic Ceremonies. 2 Volumes. Hardback. Sacred Books of the East volumes 29 & 30

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      • Grihya Sutras, The. Rules of Vedic Domestic Ceremonies. 2 Volumes. Hardback. Sacred Books of the East volumes 29 and 30
      • Translated by Hermann Oldenberg
      • 790 pages

      Olivelle: Five Discourses of Worldly Wisdom. hb

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      • Five Discourses of Worldly Wisdom.
      • Olivelle, Patrick
      • Hardback, 576 pages, 164 x 115 mm. 2006. The king despairs of his idle sons, so he hires a learned brahmin who promises to make their lessons in statecraft unmissable. The lessons are disguised as short stories, featuring mainly animal protagonists. Many of these narratives have traveled across the world, and are known in the West as Aesop's fables.
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      Olivelle: Life of the Buddha. Cloth

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      • Life of the Buddha
      • Ashva-Ghosha, Patrick Olivelle (Tr.)
      • lvii, 499 p. ; 6.50 H x  1.00 D x  4.50 W inches
      • Translation, Original Sanskrit in transcription, introduction, notes, list of meters, glossary of names, index
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      Olivelle: Pancatantra: The Book of India's Folk Wisdom. Pb

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      • Pancatantra: The Book of India's Folk Wisdom
      • Patrick Olivelle (tr.)
      • 2009. Paperback, 256 pages, 196 x 129 mm. Patrick Olivelle presents the Pancatantra in all its complexity and rich ambivalence, examining central elements of political and moral philosophy alongside the many controversial issues surrounding its history, including its numerous versions and translations, and the reconstruction of the original text by Franklin Edgerton. This new translation vividly reveals the story-telling powers of the original author, while detailed notes illuminate aspects of ancient Indian society and religion to the non-specialist reader.
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      Olivelle: The Law Code of Manu. Paperback

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      • Law Code of Manu. Paperback. A new translation by Patrick Olivelle
      • xlix, 316 pages. 2004
      • The "Law Code of Manu" is the most authoritative and best-known legal text of ancient India. A seminal Hindu work, it is important for its classic description of the many social institutions which have come to be identified with Indian society
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      Olivelle: Upanisads. Paperback

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      • Upanisads. Paperback
      • Patrick Olivelle, 2008
      • English translation of the Upanishads featuring a Guide to Pronunciation, list of names, notes, map, index, etc.

      Pal: American Collectors of Asian Art. Cloth

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      • American Collectors of Asian Art. Cloth. 25x33 cm
      • edited by Pratapaditya Pal
      • 224 pages, with numerous colour and black-white illustrations. 1986

      Pallis: Ladakh: Peaks and Lamas. Cloth

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      • Ladakh. Peaks and Lamas. Cloth
      • Marco Pallis. 323 pages, with many illustrations, 2 maps. 1998

      Pandey: Medicinal Plants of Himalaya. Hardback. 2 volume set

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      • Medicinal Plants of Himalaya. Hardback. 2 volume set
      • by Dr. Gyanendra Pandey
      • Volume 1: 403 pages, 33 black-white illustrations. Select bibliography, indices. Volume 2: xvi, 352 pages. 1995. Price for the 2-volume-set

      Panikkar: Malabar and the Portuguese. Paperback

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      • Malabar and the Portuguese. Paperback. 13,5x21,5cm.
      • by K.M. Panikkar
      • xvi, 221 pages. index. first published 1929, 1997

      Parasher-Sen: Social and Economic History of Early Deccan: Some Interpretations. Cloth

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      • Social and Economic History of Early Deccan: Some Interpretations. Cloth
      • Parasher-Sen, editor
      • 304 pages, with a bibliography, an index, 15 charts and 6 maps. 1993

      Parimoo: Vaisnavism in Indian Arts and Culture. Collected Papers of the University Grants Commision Nat. Seminar on "Impact of Vaisnavism on the Indian Arts". Cloth

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      • Vaisnavism in Indian Arts and Culture. Collected Papers of the University Grants Commision Nat. Seminar on "Impact of Vaisnavism on the Indian Arts". Cloth, 19x24cm
      • edited by Ratan Parimoo
      • 468 pages text, 67 photographs

      Parks: Wanderings of a Pilgrim: In search of the picturesque, During four-and-twenty years in the east; with revelations of life in the zezana. 2 Volumes. Cloth

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      • Wanderings of a Pilgrim: In search of the picturesque, During four-and-twenty years in the east; with revelations of life in the zezana. 2 Volumes. Cloth
      • Fanny Parks
      • volume 1: 35 + 479 pages. volume 2: 13 + 523 pages. Illustrated, some in colour, with sketches from nature, maps. 1850, 1999
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      Parthasarathi: Why Europe Grew Rich and Asia Did Not: Global Economic Divergence, 1600-1850. Pb

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      • Why Europe Grew Rich and Asia Did Not: Global Economic Divergence, 1600-1850.
      • Prasannan Parthasarathi 2011
      • Paperback, 384 pages, 6 b/w illus. 4 maps 7 tables, 228 x 152 mm
      • Offers a groundbreaking rereading of global economic development that ranges from India, Japan and China to Britain, France and the Ottoman Empire and from the textile and coal industries to the roles of science, technology and the state.
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      Patnaik: Lord Jagannath. His Temple, Cult and Festivals. Cloth

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      • Lord Jagannath. His Temple, Cult and Festivals. Cloth, ca. 22 x 28 cm
      • Himanshu S. Patnaik
      • 196 pages, 28 black-white and colour plates. 1994

      Patnaik: Social History of 19th Century Orissa. Cloth. IP

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      • Social History of 19th Century Orissa. Cloth
      • Nihar Ranjan Patnaik
      • 370 pages, with bibliography, glossary, appendix. 1989
      • bit damaged, reduced price

      Patton: The Bhagavad Gita. pb

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      • The Bhagavad Gita.
      • Patton, Laurie L.
      • Pb., 288 pages, 198 x 129 mm.
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      Paul: The Art of Nalanda. Development of Buddhist Sculpture AD 600-1200. Cloth.

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      • Art of Nalanda. Development of Buddhist Sculpture AD 600-1200. Cloth, 23x29cm
      • Debjani Paul
      • xx, 121 pages with text, bibliography and index, 82 plates

      Payne: Annals of Mewar. Abridged from Tod's Annals of Rajasthan. Hardback

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      • Annals of Mewar. Abridged from Tod's Annals of Rajasthan. Hardback
      • abridged and edited by C.H. Payne
      • 212 pages, 1 map, reprint 1994

      Payne: The Saktas: An Introductory and Comparative Study. Cloth

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      • The Śaktas: An Introductory and Comparative Study. Cloth
      • Ernest A. Payne
      • 153 pages, 6 illustrations, bibliography and index. 2004

      Pearson: "Because It Gives Me Peace of Mind": Ritual Fasts in the Religious Lives of Hindu Women. Paperback

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      • Because It Gives Me Peace of Mind": Ritual Fasts in the Religious Lives of Hindu Women. Paperback
      • by A. M. Pearson. 1996

      Peddana: The Story of Manu. Hb

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      • The Story of Manu.
      • Peddana, Allasani
      • Hardback, 512 pages, 221 x 137 mm.
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      Phalgunadi: Indonesian Mahabharata. 5 volume set. Hardcover

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      • Indonesian Mahabharata.
      • Translated from the Original Classical Kawi Text (with English Translation) by Dr. I. Gusti Putu Phalgunadi. Vol.1 Adiparva: The First Book. 306 pages, with an introduction. Vol. 2 Udyogaparva. vi, 345 pages, with an introduction. Vol. 3 Bhismaparva. 283 pages, with an introduction. Vol. 4 Virataparva. The Fourth Book. 197 pages, with an introduction. Vol. 5 Asramavasaparva, Mosalaparva, Prasthanikaparva, Svargarohanaparva. vi, 161 pages. Hardback. Ca. 21.5x28cm
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      Phalgunadi: Indonesian Ramayana: The Uttarakanda. Translated from the Original Classical Kawi Text. Cloth

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      • Indonesian Ramayana: The Uttarakanda. Cloth
      • Translated from the Original Classical Kawi Text (with English Translation) by Dr. I. Gusti Putu Phalgunadi. xviii, 240 pages, with an introduction, 12 colour illustrations, chart of Balinese letters, note on pronounciation. 1999

      Pillai: Veerabrahman: India's Nostradamus Saint. Hardcover

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      • Veerabrahman, India's Nostradamus Saint.
      • 400 years ago he foretold the British conquest of India, birth of Gandhi, etc.
      • R.N. Pillai
      • Hardcover, 117 pages. 1991

      Pio: Buddhist Psychology. A Modern Perspective. Cloth

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      • Buddhist Psychology. A Modern Perspective. Cloth, ca. 20 x 28 cm
      • Edwina Pio
      • 196 pages, index, bibliography. 1988

      Plofker: Mathematics in India. Cloth

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      • Mathematics in India. American edition. Cloth
      • Kim Plofker
      • 384 pages, 10 halftones, 40 line illustrations. 2008. Based on extensive research in Sanskrit sources, Mathematics in India chronicles the development of mathematical techniques and texts in South Asia from antiquity to the early modern period. Kim Plofker reexamines the few facts about Indian mathematics that have become common knowledge--such as the Indian origin of Arabic numerals--and she sets them in a larger textual and cultural framework.